The Composting Association of Vermont (CAV) promotes composting as a vital link between soil health and sustainable agriculture and communities. We educate and advocate on composting issues to:
1. Inform policymakers and the general public
2. Build cooperative relationships
3. Promote composting
4. Encourage the use of compost
5. Advance policy
6. Promote market expansion through the use of compost products to: improve soil and plant health; conserve water; reduce erosion; improve water quality; lessen landfill burden, and decrease the use of chemical fertilizers and pesticides.